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Internship at VA Web Development Company

Internship at VA Web Development Company

        Filed under: Startups

Week 10 Blog Post: Final Thoughts on Summer Internship This is my day at inQbation and for the last blog post, I decided to do an overview of the internship experience. I’ll start with the company itself. inQbation is a small sized company, and while it couldn’t be strictly called a startup (founded in 2007), the … Continued

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Internship at Web Design and Startup in DC

        Filed under: Project Management

Week 8 Blog: SCRUM and Agile Development My main project has been to work on SEOQ.com. One of the problems I encountered was that it was hard to make progress on the project because we didn’t really know what was going on. Person A heard this from Person B but Person C says something different. … Continued

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Internship at Web Development Start-up in VA

        Filed under: WordPress

Best Dictionary Plugins for WordPress Week 7 Blog Post For our new site SEOQ.com (come visit us here!) made on WordPress we wanted to create a site where SEO professionals and website owners could come together. There are three main components: an educational section, a member directory and seo analysis tool. In the education section, … Continued

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Internship at Web Design and Development Company

        Filed under: WordPress

Week 5 Blog: WordPress Learning Management Systems A major goal of my internship is to re-launch a site called SEOQ. SEOQ has 3 main components: a directory of SEO professionals and SEO companies, a SEO analysis tool and an SEO education center. For the education center, we wanted to utilize a learning management system to … Continued

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Internship at Web Development and Design Firm

        Filed under: SEO

Week 6 Blog: SEO for local listings As search engines try to custom tailor search results, location is an important factor. A user searching for “good French restaurants” might not specify the location but it can be assumed that they would prefer a restaurant 10 miles away than one 100 miles away, no matter how … Continued

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Internship at Digital Marketing Firm in Virginia

Internship at Digital Marketing Firm in Virginia

        Filed under: Google, SEO

Week 4 Blog: Google’s AdWords and AdSense Originally Google was designed purely as a search engine: to deliver the most relevant search results to users. However, as Google expanded, it became a business and needed to commercialize. The idea of AdWords started with Bill Gross who thought of it based off of Yellow Pages. Google … Continued

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Internship at Web Development Company in Virginia

        Filed under: How to, SEO

How SEO Works: How to rank higher on search engines Week 2 Blog: Images and non-HTML content Entering the second week of the internship, I have learned that images and non-HTML content can play a key role to SEO. Optimizing images, Flash file, Java applets and videos for SEO can be just as important as text content. Not … Continued

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Internship at Digital Marketing Firm in DC Area

Internship at Digital Marketing Firm in DC Area

        Filed under: SEO

Week 1 Blog: Background of Search Engines and Keywords This blog will focus on my evolving and growing understanding of SEO and general web development. Entering my internship, my basic understanding of SEO or search engine optimization was restricted to the idea that search engines rank web pages and that higher ranked web pages would … Continued

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